Museums & Culture Centers

Experience Chickasaw history and culture at state-of-the-art cultural centers and museums. View collections of historical artifacts, from hand-carved dugout canoes to the weaponry of Hernando de Soto.

Florida Museum of Natural History

Dedicated to showcasing the flora, fauna, fossils and historic peoples of the state of Florida
The museum strives to develop a greater appreciation of human cultural heritage and contains an exhibit highlighting the South Florida Indian People.

Chickasaw Cultural Center

A world-class, state-of-the-art facility dedicated to Chickasaw history and culture
The world-class Chickasaw Cultural Center opened near Sulphur, Oklahoma, in 2010.

Historic Capitol and Council House Museum

Honors the Chickasaws' rich history and located in Chickasaw Nation's historic capital city
The Chickasaw Council House Museum honors the rich culture of the Chickasaw and features one of the largest collections of Chickasaw art & culture.

De Soto National Memorial

Commemorates the landing of Hernando de Soto, who encountered the Chickasaws in 1540
This National Memorial is dedicated to the historic landing of the Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto in Florida in 1539.